Browsing Debt Glossary by U

"U" sorted phrase and word definition abstracts of familiar financial terminology you may have heard of while supervising your finances personally or by way of navigating this directory, with more details upon clicking a term link.

  • Underemployed – Got a college degree and work waiting tables? Know a doctor who’s driving a taxicab? Heard…
  • Unemployed – Being unemployed means you don’t have a job but you are looking for a job and could take a job if…
  • Unemployment Benefits (i.e. Unemployment Compensation) – Unemployment benefits are payments made by the…
  • Universal Life Insurance – Universal life insurance is an insurance product that combines elements of an…
  • Unpaid Dividend – When a company decided to pay a dividend it declares the dividend amount and the dividend…
  • Unsecured Debt – An unsecured debt is a debt that has no collateral. For example, let’s say you lend your sister…
  • Unsecured Debt Consolidation Loan – Unsecured debt consolidation is a type of debt consolidation loan where no…
  • Unsecured Loan – An unsecured loan is a loan obtained from a creditor simply because of the debtor’s good credit…
  • Urban Blight – You know that ugly part of downtown that’s in a state of disrepair? Practically nobody lives there; those…
  • Usury – Usury used to mean the charging of interest or fees on loans-any interest or any fees! Sometime around the…